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Trillium erectum
Common Name: Red Trillium Family: Trilliaceae (The Trillium Family)

Trillium erectum
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Deep burgundy-red outward facing blooms. So rich! Our clump looked scrumptious last year blooming near Himalayan blue poppies, Carex elata 'Bowles Golden' and underplanted with the chartreuse groundcover, Selaginella 'Aurea'. Native to eastern North America including Quebec and Ontario.

Geogrpahical Origin:
North America
Native Habitat:
Cool, rich, moist, neutral to acidic soils of upland deciduous forests, mixed deciduous-coniferous forests, coniferous swamp borders at elevations of 200-700m.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourBurgundy 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height8-12'  Bloom TimeSpring 
Spread4-8'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureShade Part Shade  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureMoist Average  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone4-8  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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